polyterpene

noun
poly·terpene | \¦pälē, -lə̇+\

Definition of polyterpene 

: a natural or synthetic polymer (C5H8)x of a terpene hydrocarbon: such as

a : rubber hydrocarbon

b : a thermoplastic resin or viscous liquid obtained by polymerization of turpentine or a nopinene fraction by means of a catalyst (as aluminum chloride) and used chiefly in adhesives and rubber goods

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International Scientific Vocabulary poly- + terpene

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